Qty :. Written in , Woyzeck is often considered to be the first truly "modern" play. The story of a soldier driven mad by inhuman military discipline and acute social deprivation is told in splintered dialogue and jagged episodes which are as shocking and telling today as they were when first performed, almost a century after the author's death, in Munich This volume contains an introduction and notes by Michael Patterson.

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Search: Search. Advanced Search. Add to Basket. Add to Wishlist. A study of the literary criticism of the famous and influential German play fragment Woyzeck. This study is an important one, as it provides student and scholar an excellent analysis of the problematic, intense and sharply divided Woyzeck criticism up to the most recent scholarship in the s.

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What is it about Woyzeck? A YouTube roundup

A soldier — a man crushed by his superiors, full of repression and guilt — kills the mother of his child. A fragment from Woyzeck has found its way into every show by the experimental company Punchdrunk — and The Drowned Man , which opens formally next week, is no exception. Reading on mobile? Click to view. Woyzeck has often been cited at as the first truly modern drama, and has influenced numerous artists, from the composer Alban Berg to playwright Sarah Kane.


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